Dell Latitude 5501 Service Manual

Installing the base cover


If you are replacing a component, remove the existing component before performing the installation procedure.

About this task

The figure indicates the location of the base cover and provides a visual representation of the installation procedure.

Installing the base coverInstalling the base cover


  1. Place the base cover on the palm-rest and keyboard assembly, and snap the base cover into place.
  2. Replace the five (M2.5x6.3) and three (M2.5x8) captive screws to secure the base cover to the computer.

Next steps

  1. Follow the procedure in After working inside your computer.

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